East Africa’s shopping landscape is slowly changing with the construction of multi-million dollar centres.
Local players will give international retailers a “run for their money”, notes Broll CEO.
Unpacking the potential in cities and towns such as Nakuru, Eldoret and Kahama.
Nakumatt Holdings is a significant player in East Africa’s retail sector, generating $700m in annual gross revenues.
A look at some of the challenges facing e-commerce in Cameroon, and the solutions one online marketplace uses to tackle them.
Kenyan retailer not fazed by foreign competition.
How we made it in Africa‘s Kate Douglas talks about her first impression of Douala. And how wrong it was.
How we made it in Africa talks to Erfaan Mojgani, country manager of online marketplace Kaymu in Tanzania.
Customers are generally influenced by a series of issues when making purchasing decisions.
Hard retail data, consumer needs and behaviour, combined with macro-economic datasets, are better indicators of opportunity in African markets.
“A city like Lagos has 20 million people, but just two shopping centres.”
Thoughts by industry professionals about starting, and growing, an e-commerce store.
Cape Town’s Atlantic seaboard suburbs dominate the list.
Chandarana plans to double its number of outlets over the next five years.
Kaskazi Network delivers consumer goods to informal shops and kiosks by motorcycle.